Bob Schaper

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Name: Bob Schaper
Date registered: June 25, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Arson Damages Eugene School — August 15, 2014
  2. New Student Housing Complex Underway — August 14, 2014
  3. A Day in the Life: Garbage Man — August 7, 2014
  4. Healing the Wounds — August 5, 2014
  5. Eugene Police Fight Racial Profiling — August 4, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Sen. Prozanski Drafts Marijuana Measure — 3 comments
  2. New Law Regulates Animal Rescuers — 2 comments
  3. Program Helps Homeowners with Payments — 2 comments
  4. Healing the Wounds — 2 comments
  5. Cheering On a Dream — 2 comments

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Eugene Library Branches Could Close

EUGENE, Ore. — Both branches of Eugene’s public library could be shut down because of the city’s budget shortfall. Members of Eugene’s budget committee have proposed six options to save money. Five would shut down the Sheldon and Bethel branches. It’s a move that would save about $651,000 in the next fiscal year, which starts … Continue reading »

North Eugene Students Dash for Charity

EUGENE, Ore. — Local students made a mad dash for charity at the Grocery Outlet on River Road Tuesday morning. Kids from nearby North Eugene High School had just one minute to grab as many cans of food as they could. It’s all part of Project Give, an annual drive to help needy families. This … Continue reading »

Paying It Forward…Again

OAKRIDGE, Ore. — Like so many good things in life, this one started with a profound act of kindness. A remarkable gift was given to the City of Oakridge in the summer of 2011. A Texas couple on the the Secret Millionaire TV show gave hundreds of thousands of dollars. The school district, the town’s … Continue reading »

The Dog Days of Winter

EUGENE, Ore. — Just because your dogs and cats have fur doesn’t mean it’s safe to leave them out in freezing weather. In fact, veterinarians say domestic animals aren’t much better at surviving these sort of temperatures than we are. Dr. Sean Barrett at Santa Clara Animal Hospital says dogs and cats shouldn’t be outdoors … Continue reading »

Egan Warming Centers Open

EUGENE, Ore. — Because we’re dropping below freezing, the Egan Warming Centers have opened up. A number of people are seeking shelter at the First Christian Church in Eugene. It’s just one of the five warming centers around town. Its capacity is about 45, but organizers say if it reaches that number they can always send people to … Continue reading »

High-Speed Pursuit Ends on Bridge

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – A 15-year-old in his parents’ SUV led police on a high-speed chase this morning before crashing on the Springfield Bridge. Springfield police say it started around 1:30 a.m. when an officer spotted a dark-colored Suburban near Chapman and Main. They say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed, at one point … Continue reading »

Interview: Julie Chu

EUGENE, Ore. — Julie Chu is a three-time Olympic ice hockey medalist and four-time world championship gold winner. Julie started playing hockey at age 8 after an unsuccessful attempt at figure skating. Eventually she became the first Asian-American woman to play for the U.S. Olympic ice hockey team in the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City. Julie and her … Continue reading »

Interview: Rep. Peter DeFazio

EUGENE, Ore. — Today is Veterans Day and dropping by the KEZI 9 News in the Morning studio to discuss veterans and other issues was U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, (D) Springfield. We asked DeFazio about the new veterans hospital in Eugene, the death benefits for fallen soldiers such as Cody Patterson, and the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, … Continue reading »

Relay For Life Now No. 3 in World

EUGENE, Ore. — The numbers are in, and they show that the Eugene-Springfield Relay for Life is now the third largest in the world. American Cancer Society organizers say this year’s walkers exceeded their expectations, raising more than $681,000. The money helps fund cancer research and local programs. Brenda Webber, from the American Cancer Society, said she … Continue reading »

Interview: Car Tech Demo Days

EUGENE, Ore. — For lots of us our car is as much an office space as it is a mode of transportation. So the time we spend there should be as convenient and *safe* as possible. During the national Car Tech Demo Days consumers can experience state of the art technologies at their local car dealers. Joining … Continue reading »

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